Communicating to the Group: A Normative Understanding of Social Norms

July 17, 2015 - 11:22am

As interventions that aim to have an impact on social norms become more appealing to donors as a means of achieving development outcomes--"cultures" of rule of law, for example--the academic community is under growing pressure to refine and agree on definitions. In a post for the World Bank Publicsphere Blog, contributor David Jodrell weighs in on the "normative effect," and four key ways development and governance actors can influence changes in social and behavioural norms.

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